St. John's Riverside Hospital is a leader in providing the
highest quality, compassionate health care utilizing the latest,
state-of-the-art medical technology. Serving the Westchester
community from Yonkers to the river town communities of
Hastings-on-Hudson, Ardsley, Dobbs Ferry and Irvington, St. John's
Riverside has been and continues to be a unique and comprehensive
network of medical professionals dedicated to a tradition of
service that spans generations.
St. John's has been an integral part of the community since the
1890's and its' commitment to provide the community with the most
advanced medical services available continues to be the hospitals'
vision, mission and value. St. John's Riverside Hospital built
itself around an early foundation of nursing and community service.
In 1894, the Cochran School of Nursing, the oldest hospital-based
school of nursing in the metropolitan area, was founded, thus
making the St. John's Nursing Staff more than just the backbone of
the hospital, but the heart and soul. St. John's dedicated nurses
give superior attention to those who need it most with a strong
emphasis on patient and family-focused nursing care.
St. John's Riverside Hospital staff is committed to making life
better for all patients. The hospital continues to elevate the
services provided with the goal of increasing the quality of life
for all who entrust St. John's Riverside Hospital to their
Personalized care together with advanced technology is what it
means to be Community Strong
The Registered Professional Nurse is responsible for the
delivery of optimal patient care utilizing the Nursing Process, and
adhering to standards of care in accordance with hospital policies
and procedures. Exhibits critical thinking and problem solving
skills. Performs complete, accurate documentation (PIs, data
collection, admission assessments, POC, etc.) in accordance with
policies and procedures. Identifies individualized
patient/significant other's learning needs and implements
appropriate measures to address identified knowledge deficits.
Demonstrates knowledge, respect, and sensitivity concerning
patients' rights. Serves as a patient advocate. Assures
confidentiality of patient information. Maintains effective
communication with all staff, physicians, patients, families and
other departments. Participates in the development of standards and
unit performance improvement activities.
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred. Currently licensed and
registered to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New
York. Current BLS certification. Labor and Delivery experience